Posted on Sunday, May 12th, 2019 at 1:18 pm
Westchester, NY (May 12, 2019) – Police confirmed that a fatal motorcycle accident took place at the intersection of Bradley and East Lincoln Avenues on Thursday.
When police arrived at the scene, they found that the motorcyclist was already deceased at the scene. His death was soon confirmed; however, they have not yet identified the victim to the public.
The motorcycle rider had been making a turn when they were suddenly struck by a truck in the middle of the intersection, causing them to be thrown from their bike.
According to police who investigated, the accident happened the same night that a 9-year-old boy was struck and killed in a pedestrian accident near that area.
The investigation into the accident continues.
Motorcycle Accidents in New York
We would like to take this time to extend our sincere condolences to the family and friends of the motorcyclist whose life was taken prematurely in this serious accident. Motorcycle accidents frequently end in fatal results to those involved and are, in fact, 37 times more likely to cause a fatality to a rider in New York than a passenger vehicle crash would. If you have lost somebody close to you in a serious New York motorcycle accident, you might be able to obtain compensation for these losses.
Our attorneys at Hach & Rose would like you to know that you do not stand alone following your accident case and that you and your family might be eligible to bring a wrongful death claim on a loved one’s behalf. Suffering these excruciating losses will not be easy, but you have a right to move forward and sustain yourself financially after these massive losses. Please reach out to us for the help you deserve at 212-779-0057.
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